University of Pittsburgh Student Library Assistant in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Posting Details

Date Posted 03/28/2018

Working Title Student Library Assistant

Anticipated Starting Academic Term Spring

Job Type Student

Job Category Administrative/Office Support

Federal Work Study Required? No

Job Summary

The University of Pittsburgh is seeking a Student Library Assistant. Having a Library background is helpful, but not essential.

Duties include: - “Processing” a variety of new library materials by inserting security tapes, stamping, labeling, and shelving. - Updating various loose-leaf materials by inserting and removing pages from binders. - Assisting librarians with special projects.

Job Requirements

Applicant should have the ability to produce accurate, neat, and often detailed work, as well as the ability to work independently and yet enjoy working on a team in a pleasant environment.

Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Hourly Pay Rate $7.25

Anticipated Number of Openings 2

Anticipated Hours per Week Flexible

Anticipated Weekly Schedule

Students work from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. daily, but supervisor will work with student if flexibility in scheduling is needed.

Campus Pittsburgh

Primary Work Location 413 Barco Law Building

Posting Number S-06421-P

Posting Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).


  • Are you currently a University of Pittsburgh student or were you enrolled in the previous or upcoming semester?

  • Yes

  • No


  • Do you have a Federal Work Study (FWS) award?

  • Yes

  • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents

  • Resume

Optional Documents

  • Cover Letter